CNN: Voting commission member calls for hard-liner's resignation after email


A member of the Presidential Advisory Commission on Election Integrity is calling on a voter fraud hard-liner to resign from the panel after a controversial email he sent about the panel's makeup became public.

Maine Secretary of State Matthew Dunlap said it remains "an open question" whether the commission can continue its mission and stopped short of demanding Heritage Foundation expert Hans von Spakovsky step down -- but said "certainly" he should start with an apology.

At issue is an email sent by von Spakovsky that ended up with the Justice Department in February that was made public in a Freedom of Information Act request by the Campaign Legal Center last week. The names on the email were redacted by the government. Von Spakovsky was named to the commission in June.

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